Fecundity, longevity and development time of parasitoid, Acerophagus papayae on papaya mealybug, Paracoccus marginatus

Acerophagus papayae, a parasitoid of papaya mealybug, is found in Pakistan

Abstract

Acerophagus papayae, a parasitoid of papaya mealybug, also found in Pakistan. The biotic potential of Acerophagus papayae is studied in our present research at Biological Control Laboratory operated by CABI at PARC Karachi at 24±1°C temperature and 58±7% relative humidity.

Citation

Kanwal, S., Tahir, S., Channa, M.S., Mahmood, R., Keerio, I.D., Rehman, A., Rashid, K. and Anwar, T. (2017) Fecundity, longevity and development time of parasitoid, Acerophagus papayae on papaya mealybug, Paracoccus marginatus. Pakistan Journal of Entomology 32(1), 1–10.

Fecundity, longevity and development time of parasitoid, Acerophagus papayae on papaya mealybug, Paracoccus marginatus

Published 1 December 2017